|Ben Johnston: Symposium|
Ben Johnston delivers an autobiographical lecture describing his early music influences including Harry Partch as part of a symposium held at the University of North Carolina in Greensboro. He also discusses in detail his interest in microtonal music and in particular just intonation. He then answers questions posed by the audience.
Keywords: Lecture/panel Discussion; Microtonal Music; 20th Century Classical; Ben Johnston
|Morning Concert: The Music of Ben Johnston|
American composer Benjamin Burwell Johnston was born March 15, 1926 in Macon, GA. Living briefly in Berkeley, CA, in 1950, he was associated with Harry Partch and studied at the University of California and Mills College. From 1951 to 1983 he taught at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. In this program, recorded in 1981, Johnston is interviewed by Charles Amirkhanian about his career, compositions, and influences...
Keywords: KPFA-FM; Morning Concert series; Music; Interview; 20th Century Classical; Microtonal Music; Ben Johnston
|AGP09: Ben Johnston - Ben Johnston|
This is Internet Archive Avant Garde Project installment agp09 "Ben Johnston." For the previous Internet Archive Avant Garde Project installment, here For the next Internet Archive Avant Garde Project installment, here. Take me (to the Internet Archive Avant Garde Project) Home, Morpheus. NOTE: This installment has been deleted because New World Records is in the process of re-issuing as print-on-demand CD-Rs all of the recordings released originally on CRI LPs...
Keywords: Ben Johnston; agp09; AGP 9; AGP9; agp9; johnston; ben; agp 09; Avant Garde Project; avant; garde; project; flac; .flac; FLAC; lossless
|AGP58: Pauline Oliveros and Others - Pauline Oliveros and Others|
This is Internet Archive Avant Garde Project installment agp58 "Pauline Oliveros and Others." For the previous Internet Archive Avant Garde Project installment, here. For the next Internet Archive Avant Garde Project installment, here. Take me (to the Internet Archive Avant Garde Project) Home, Morpheus. AGP58 collects works by Pauline Oliveros, Lucia Dlugoszewski, Ben Johnston, and Toshi Ichyanagi from five LPs released by American labels in the 1970s...
Keywords: Pauline Oliveros; AGP58: Pauline Oliveros and Others; Avant Garde Project; Lucia Dlugoszewski; Ben Johnston; Toshi Ichyanagi; ichyanagi; toshi; johnston; ben; dlugoszewski; lucia; oliveros; pauline; agp58; agp; agp 58; AGP58; AGP; AGP 58; flac; .flac; FLAC; Flac; lossless; audio; music; music: avant-garde; avant-garde: music; classical; Classical; Classical music; music: Classical; music: classical